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Darden Acquires Fast-Growing Yard House Restaurant Chain For $585M

Darden Restaurants Inc., whose brand portfolio includes the Olive Garden, Red Lobster and LongHorn Steakhouse brands, has agreed to acquire craft beer-focused restaurant and bar chain Yard House from private equity firm TSG Consumer Partners LLC for $585 million. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 13, 2012

News Briefs for March 16, 2012

•William Grant & Sons’ Glenfiddich single malt has broken the record for the most expensive bottle of whisky ever sold at auction with the sale of its 55-year-old Janet Sheed Roberts Reserve for $94,000. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 16, 2012

News Briefs for March 15, 2012

•The Craft Brew Alliance reported net sales of $149.2 million for the full year ended December 31, 2011, up 13% from $131.7 million in the year earlier. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 15, 2012

News Briefs for March 7, 2012

Brown-Forman reported a net profit drop of 5% for its fiscal third quarter ended January 31, 2012, to $140.7 million. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 7, 2012

News Briefs for March 5, 2012

Diageo is introducing a new extension to its Bushmills Irish whiskey brand, Bushmills Irish Honey, available now nationwide. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 5, 2012

In Test Run, Friendly’s Looks To Put Alcohol On The Menu

Friendly’s Ice Cream could be the next family-dining concept to offer alcoholic beverages. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 2, 2012

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